Anna Tefft

Senior Vice President
Director of Lending, Natural Capital Investment Fund


Anna-TefftAnna uses her considerable financial analysis, lending and business development experience to benefit the Natural Capital Investment Fund’s efforts.

Prior to joining the NCIF, she was a senior lender with Self-Help Ventures, one of the country’s largest and most successful community development financial institutions. During her 10-year tenure at Self-Help, Anna originated SBA 504 loans for small business owners needing large, fixed-asset financing for buildings and equipment, as well as originating SBA 7A and microloans. She also was previously employed at the North Carolina Office of State Budget and Management, where she provided budget oversight for several state agencies. 

Anna holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Duke University’s Sanford Institute of Public Policy, and a B.A. in Political Science and Spanish from Wake Forest University.

Contact: atefft@conservationfund.org   Phone: 336-734-6902   Office: Natural Capital Investment Fund, Winston-Salem, NC